May 2020

Internet offers to help care homes connect

15 May 2020

During COVID-19, care providers are using digital technology to protect the health and wellbeing of vulnerable residents. NHSX and NHS Digital have negotiated and published a range of internet connection offers with telecom companies on the NHSX website.

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Support for healthcare workers’ psychological wellbeing

15 May 2020

A new online package is available to support NHS staff and healthcare students with psychological wellbeing during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. The package has been developed by Dr Holly Blake from the University of Nottingham, in collaboration with the University of Leicester.

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New infographic on designing work procedures

11 May 2020

WMAHSN has worked with the CIEHF to produce resources, including an interactive infographic, to help health and social care workers design more effective working procedures. The resources available also include posters and a guidance booklet, all designed to help in the fight against COVID-19.

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Coronavirus Mental Health Response Fund (CMHRF) launched

1 May 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, demand for mental health services is increasing. To help VCS organisations based in England continue to provide mental health services – or provide additional support – organisations can apply for a Coronavirus Mental Health Response Fund (CMHRF) grant.

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